Nas’ Illmatic

Eddie Huang and Elena Bergeron, joined by hip-hop writer Minya Oh, AKA Miss Info, talk about the 20th anniversary of Nas’ seminal New York hip-hop album Illmatic. Oh wrote the original review of Illmatic for the Source, where it received a perfect five-mic rating.

They sing the praises of Illmatic, saying that “everybody knows… Nas was the illest… I think Nas is, lyrically, the greatest rapper of all time… if I’m teaching my son lessons, I need [him] to listen to Illmatic.”

Listen to the full episode here.

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